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 for chthonic
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Chthonic \Chthon"ic\, a. [Gr. ?, ?, the earth.]
     Pertaining to the earth; earthy; as, chthonic religions.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           [The] chthonic character of the wife of Zeus. --Max
                                                    M["u]ller.
     [1913 Webster] Chthonophagia

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  chthonic
      adj 1: dwelling beneath the surface of the earth; "nether
             regions" [syn: chthonian, chthonic, nether]

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